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FALL HYDRANT FLUSHING PROGRAM

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Click here to view the interactive map (image above is a screenshot). Goshen Utilities will start the fall hydrant flushing program beginning Monday October 11th, 2021, through Friday October 15th, weather permitting. From Monday, October 11 through Friday October 15, we will be flushing during... more

2021 TRICK-OR-TREAT HOURS

Thursday, October 7, 2021

The City of Goshen's trick-or-treat hours are Saturday, October 30, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Trick-or-treaters: Please be respectful of the set trick-or-treat hours. Stop only at homes where the porch lights are on, and never go into a stranger's home. Treat givers and adults: If you... more

City to host Electric Vehicle Expo

Thursday, September 23, 2021

The following is a message from the Michiana Area Council of Governments, in collaboration with South Shore Clean Cities, Inc. and the City of Goshen: The City of Goshen’s Department of Environmental Resilience is teaming up with the Michiana Area Council of Governments (MACOG) and South Shore... more

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Traffic Commission

Thursday, October 21, 2021, 4:30pm

To view a live stream of this meeting, go to https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81502949151?pwd=Z01FZlFNL0s3RW9qdllMWExyTmhDQT09 and password 905569 or call (312) 626-6799 or (929) 205-6099 and dial the meeting ID: 815 0294 9151. To speak during the public meeting, the public should use the “raise hand” feature on meeting or dial *9 if calling on the telephone.

Board of Works & Safety & Stormwater Board

Monday, October 25, 2021, 2:00pm

To join the webinar, please copy and paste this link on your browser: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81896230103 Or call: (301) 715-8592 or 312 626 6799 Webinar ID: 818 9623 0103 Dial *9 to "raise hand" and speak during public comment

Shade Tree Board

Monday, October 25, 2021, 7:00pm

Boards & Commissions

Boards & Commissions


City Council

  • Jim McKee (Republican)
  • Doug Nisley (Republican)
  • Matt Schrock (Republican)
  • Megan Eichorn (Democrat)
  • Gilberto Pérez Jr. (Democrat)
  • Brett Weddell (Republican) - President
  • Julia King (Democrat)
  • Adrian Mora (Youth Adviser)

To learn more about the City Council and ways to contact council members, click here


Board of Public Works & Safety

  • Mayor Jeremy Stutsman
  • Michael Landis (Appointed 7/00)
  • Mary Nichols (Appointed 11/19)
  • Barb Swartley (Appointed 5/21)
  • Dewayne Riouse (Appointed 5/21)

To learn more about the Board of Public Works & Safety, click here


Redevelopment Commission

The City of Goshen established the Goshen Redevelopment Commission to act as a catalyst for new development in targeted areas. This is done through techniques including real estate acquisition, site preparation, environmental remediation and providing public infrastructure to the site. Annual appointments are made by the Mayor and City Council, and a 2-year liaison is appointed by the School Board.

  • Tom Stump, appointed by Mayor (term 1/21 - 12/21)
  • Vince Turner, appointed by Mayor (term 1/21 - 12/21)
  • Brian Garber, appointed by Mayor (term 1/21 - 12/21)
  • Andrea Johnson, appointed by Council (term 1/21 - 12/21)
  • Brett Weddell, appointed by Council (term 1/21 - 12/21)
  • Bradd Weddell, school liaison appointed by Council (term 1/21 - 12/21)

To learn more about the Redevelopment Commission, click here


Plan Commission

  • Josh Corwin, City Engineering – Ongoing appointment
  • Richard Worsham Board of Public Works and Safety appointment (term 1/20 - 12/20)
  • Tom Holtzinger, Secretary, Citizen appointed by Mayor (term 1/18 - 12/21)
  • Caleb Morris, Citizen appointed by Mayor (term 1/21 - 12/24)
  • Aracelia Manriquez, Citizen appointed by Mayor (term 1/20 - 12/23)
  • Hesston Lauver, Citizen appointed by Mayor (term 1/18 - 12/21)
  • Doug Nisley, Vice-President appointed by Council (term 1/20 - 12/23)
  • Rolando Ortiz, President, appointed by Mayor (term 1/19 - 12/22)
  • James Wellington, appointed by Park Board (term 1/19 - 12/22)

To learn more about Plan Commission, click here. 


Board of Zoning Appeals

  • Aracelia Manriquez, Chair, appointed by Plan Commission (1/18 - 12/21)*
  • Tom Holtzinger, Vice Chair, appointed by Mayor (1/18 - 12/21)*
  • Bethany Campbell, appointed by Mayor (1/20 - 12/23)
  • Michael Potuck, appointed by Mayor (1/20 - 12/23)
  • Lee Rohn, Secretary, appointed by the City Council (1/21 - 12/24)
  • Angela McKenna, appointed by Mayor (alternate)
  • Mervin Helmuth, appointed by the City Council (alternate)

To learn more about the Board of Zoning Appeals, click here. 
* Is a member of the City of Goshen Plan Commission


Board of Building Appeals

  • JC Schrock, appointed by Mayor (7/14 - 6/16)
  • Brad Hunsberger. appointed by Mayor (7/15 - 6/17)
  • Fire Chief, appointed by Mayor
  • Tim Short, appointed by Council (7/17 - 6/19)
  • Pete Weddell, appointed by Council (7/18 - 6/20)

Board of Aviation Commissioners

  • Denny Richmond (1/19 - 12/22)
  • Galen Miller (1/18 - 12/21)
  • Steve Johnson (1/16 - 12/19)
  • Patty Morgan (1/17 - 12/20)
  • Jeff Harztler (1/18 - 12/21)

To learn more about the Board of Aviation, click here


Community Relations Commission

  • Michele Fanfair-Steury (1/19 - 12/21)
  • Sreekala Rajagopalan (1/19 - 12/21)
  • Glenn Null (1/18 - 12/20)
  • Judith Davis (1/20 - 12/22)
  • Ed Groff (1/2 - 12/22)
  • Cathie Cripe (1/19 - 12/21)
  • Tyrone Malik Cato (1/21 - 12/23)
  • Steve Bermundez (Youth Adviser) 
  • Megan Eichorn (City Council Liaison)

To learn more about the Community Relations Commission, click here.  To see a full list of commissioners and contact information, click here.


Board of Cemetery Trustees

  • Pete Weddell (1/20–12/23)
  • Mary Lou Hetler (1/21–12/24)
  • Michelle Kercher (1/19–12/22)
  • Phil Self (1/18–12/21)
  • Colin Yoder (1/18–12/21)

This board meets quarterly, on the first Thursday, 2 p.m., at the City Hall Conference Room.


Economic Development Commission

  • Don Reigsecker, appointed by Mayor (2/21 - 1/25)
  • Nick Kieffer, appointed by Mayor (2/19 - 1/22)
  • Zac Bontrager, appointed by Council (2/20 - 1/24)

Mayor's Environmental Advisory Committee

  • Kathleen Jones
  • Lewis Naylor
  • James Loewen
  • Paul Steury
  • Jose Chiquito
  • AJ Delgadillo
  • Leah Thill (MACOG)
  • Glenn Gilbert
  • Sophia Yordy (Youth Adviser)
  • Phil Metzler (Adviser)

All members of the MEAC are appointed by the Mayor and serve in the capacity of advising the Mayor on issues related to the environment in Goshen. 


Parks & Recreation Board

  • Jennifer Shell (1/20 - 12/23)
  • Bill Veenstra (2/20 - 12/23)
  • Roger Nafziger (1/21 - 12/21)
  • James Wellington (1/19 - 12/22)
  • Doug Yoder (5/21 - 12/24)
  • Ashley Garcia Coto (Youth Advisor)

This board meets monthly, on the third Monday, 5:30 p.m., at Rieth Interpretive Center. To learn more about the Parks and Recreation Board, click here.


Shade Tree Board

  • Angie Saunders, appointed by Mayor (1/20 - 12/22)
  • Greg Imbur, appointed by Mayor (1/21 - 12/23)
  • David Ostergren, appointed by Mayor (1/19 - 12/21)
  • Melanie Helmuth, appointed by Council (1/21 - 12/23)
  • Kristi Smith, appointed by Council (1/21 - 12/23)
  • Erin Floyd, appointed by Council (1/19 - 12/21) 
  • Ryan Smith (1/20 - 12/22)
  • Katie Batson (Youth Advisor)

This board meets monthly, on the fourth Monday, 7 p.m., at Rieth Interpretive Center.


Traffic Commission

  • Josh Corwin
  • Dennis Richmond
  • Brett Weddell
  • David Gibbs
  • Mario Mora
  • Mike Happer
  • Nick Kieffer
  • Alan Metcalfe
  • Evan Bontrager

Goshen Arts Council

To learn more about the Mayor's Art Council, click here. 


Mayor's Latino Advisory Committee

  • Richard Aguirre
  • Rocio Diaz
  • Rosa Alba
  • Jose Elizalde
  • Daisy Gaspar
  • Virginia Munoz
  • Ignacio Zepeda
  • Manuel Cortez
  • Felipe Merino

All members of the MLAC are appointed by the Mayor and serve in the capacity of advising the Mayor on issues related to the Latino community in Goshen. 


* Appointed by the Goshen City Council